But when I attempted to try the firmware loaders from the mirrored website, the utilities wouldn’t recognize my Sony DVD burner. Starting from the left of the IDE connection you’ll see the jumper switch for master, slave and cable select. Is this the problem and how do I fix it Login to post Please use English characters only. Data files are no problem on any type of disc. Marvin Level 3 Expert Answers.

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Wonder if they were shutdown for illegally distributing hacked firmware? This means that the drive’s region is stored in the firmware. Using “hacked” firmware would have saved me the trouble of doing this step.

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Join firkware of tech enthusiasts and participate. Hope this info helps someone else since I wasted a couple hours trying to solve this book type setting problem. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Apr 23, Messages: The rear of the DRUA is fairly straight forward.



Can i flash my sony drive firmware with the liteon drive’s firmware to make my drive write xbox backups well. Login to post Please use English characters only.

Yeah well maybe if the original manufacturers didn’t cripple the firmware users wouldn’t resort to hacked firmware. Sep 3, Messages: Aug 29, Messages: Posted by smileyg on Jan 06, May 30, Messages: When testing the drive’s capacity, it had no problems overburning up to 99 minutes with our Formware media. No, create an account now.

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Next to the jumper block is the analog audio connector. My dvd dru–840a gets an dru–840a message on the second layer. Here is a screen shot from Nero’s InfoTool. I cleaned up my temp directories and cleaned up the registry, ran anti virus, root revealer and hijack this. Like most drives, it did not pass the “three sheep” test.


So then I figured I may have had old firmware. LaCie Big Disk Extreme with Back to square one. Unfortunately, the setting isn’t permanent. Re-install Nero or other DVD burning software with the latest updates. Ask a question and give support. This program queries the drive to see what its reading and writing capabilities are. Also everything worked fine when connected to Xp 64? Alun Cox Level 3 Expert Answers. The model is a Sony DRUa that says its Vista compatible, I checked for firmware or driver updates but there aren’t any.

I tried several days in a row and it was still down. I did it, Firmawre problems, no difficult.

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